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Fast Forward Accelerator 2019

Deadline: Monday, April 8th Fast Forward bridges the tech and nonprofit worlds, providing training and resources applicable to the challenges only a tech nonprofit entrepreneur knows. Through Fast Forward’s Accelerator, you’ll receive funding, mentorship, and connections to people who can help you scale. If you’re a nonprofit startup, you’re in the right place. Learn more and […]

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J.M.K. Innovation Prize

The J.M.K. Innovation Prize seeks out innovators who are spearheading transformative early-stage projects in the fields of the environment, heritage conservation, and social justice. The J.M.K. Innovation Prize is open to non-profit and mission-driven for-profit organizations that are tackling America’s most pressing challenges through social innovation. In 2019, we will award up to ten Prizes, […]

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ACUMEN-UNILEVER SOCIAL INNOVATION CHALLENGE ON PLASTICS

You’ll learn about social enterprise business models that address the social and environmental challenges of plastic waste. Then, if you want to bring these models to life, you can compete for a share of $75,000 USD in seed funding and coaching from experts at Unilever. PART ONE: RAPID INNOVATION LAB Date & Time: Saturday, March […]

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Pipeline Angels Announces 2019 Spring Angel Investing Bootcamps

Pipeline Angels is changing the face of angel investing and creating capital for women and non-binary femme social entrepreneurs. Join us! Pipeline Angels has a rolling application process. Priority will be given to candidates who fill out our short online application before Wednesday, February 13, 2019. ABOUT Since Pipeline Angels launched April 2011, over 300 members have graduated […]

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HERImpact Pitch Competition – compete for $50,000 in cash prizes and more

Ford Motor Company Fund and 1863 Ventures are hosting HERImpact DC – a 6-month initiative to support female social entrepreneurs. We kicked off the initiative with a summit in the nation’s capital and will end with a pitch competition on March 16, 2019 in DC. The competition will give out $50,000 in cash and many more in-kind prizes […]

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NextGen Cup Challenge: Idea submissions open October 9 – November 16

The $1 million NextGen Cup Challenge is an open innovation initiative seeking to identify and commercialize existing and future solutions for the single-use, hot and cold fiber cup system. The Challenge, managed by Closed Loop Partners’ Center for the Circular Economy, is the first phase of a multi-year, multi-industry global consortium that aims to accelerate the design, commercialization, and recovery of […]

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Apply for The Roddenberry Fellowship :: Deadline Sept 19!

The Roddenberry Fellowship is a 12-month program for 20 activists, changemakers, and organizers from across the United States who are tackling one of these four issue areas: Civil Rights Environmental Protection LGBTQIA & Women’s Rights Immigration & Refugee Rights Fellows will each receive a $50,000 award, as well as tailored support to implement a project […]

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Apply for the Catalyst Program at Blue Ridge Labs :: Deadline September 3

Are you building a mission-driven startup that could improve the lives of low-income New Yorkers? The Catalyst program at Blue Ridge Labs is designed to help founders turn a proven but small-scale concept into a scalable technology platform. Over the course of six months, as part of a small cohort of other founders, they will […]

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Apply for the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards :: Deadline Oct 1, 2018

The Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition for students who own and operate a business while attending college or university. EO GSEA supports student entrepreneurs who require much needed mentorship, recognition and connections to take their businesses to the next level of success. The 2018-19 Regional NYC Competition offers NYC-based students with a budding […]

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Apply Now to Code for Impact!

Are you a student designer or developer with a passion for social change? Apply now to participate in the Clinton Foundation Codeathon happening in advance of the CGI U 2018 meeting at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois. This year’s Codeathon, co-hosted by CGI University, the CGI Action Network on Post-Disaster Recovery, and the Clinton Climate Initiative, […]

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